FreeRADIUS Server Version 2.1.6 has been released

Alan DeKok aland at
Mon May 18 13:59:07 CEST 2009

  The following is the change log.  Thanks to everyone for testing the
pre releases.

FreeRADIUS 2.1.6 Mon May 18 10:00:00 CEST 2009;  , urgency=medium
	Feature improvements
	* radclient exits with 0 on successful (accept / ack), and 1
	  otherwise (no response / reject)
	* Added support for %{sql:UPDATE ..}, and insert/delete
	  Patch from Arran Cudbard-Bell
	* Added sample "do not respond" policy.  See raddb/policy.conf
	  and raddb/sites-available/do_not_respond
	* Cleanups to Suse spec file from Norbert Wegener
	* New VSAs for Juniper from Bjorn Mork
	* Include more RFC dictionaries in the default install
	* More documentation for the WiMAX module
	* Added "chase_referrals" and "rebind" configuration to 	
	  This helps with Active Directory.  See raddb/modules/ldap
	* Don't load pre/post-proxy if proxying is disabled.
	* Added %{md5:...}, which returns MD5 hash in hex.
	* Added configurable "retry_interval" and "poll_interval"
	  for "detail" listeners.
	* Added "delete_mppe_keys" configuration option to rlm_wimax.
	  Apparently some WiMAX clients misbehave when they see those
	* Added experimental rlm_ruby from
	* Add Tunnel attributes to ldap.attrmap
	* Enable virtual servers to be reloaded on HUP.  For now, only
	  the "authorize", "authenticate", etc. processing sections are
	  reloaded.  Clients and "listen" sections are NOT reloaded.
	* Updated "radwatch" script to be more robust.  See
	* Added certificate compatibility notes in raddb/certs/README,
	  for compatibility with different operating systems. (i.e.

	Bug fixes
	* Minor changes to allow building without VQP.
	* Minor fixes from John Center
	* Fixed raddebug example
	* Don't crash when deleting attributes via unlang
	* Be friendlier to very fast clients
	* Updated the "detail" listener so that it only polls once,
	  and not many times in a row, leaking memory each time...
	* Update comparison for Packet-Src-IP-Address (etc.) so that
	  the operators other than '==' work.
	* Did autoconf magic to work around weird libtool bug
	* Make rlm_perl keep tags for tagged attributes in more
	* Update UID checking for radmin
	* Added "include_length" field for TTLS.  It's needed for RFC
	  compliance, but not (apparently) for interoperability.

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